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Media and Communications BA (Hons)

Goldsmiths, University of London

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 16th for Communication & Media Studies (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    140
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    63.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    3.98 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: P300

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBB
SQA Higher: BBBBC
SQA Advanced Higher: BBC

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year

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The Course

Summary

Bringing together media practice and communications theory, this degree covers a broad spectrum of critical perspectives on the media, and will introduce you to a range of contemporary media practices. **Why study BA Media & Communications at Goldsmiths?**- You will study in one of the UK's and the world's top media and communications departments. - You'll be taught by leading names in media, communications and cultural studies. - We concentrate on high quality lectures and small group work, and all our teaching takes place on one purpose-built site. - On practice modules you'll be taught by industry professionals engaged in TV, film, journalism, radio, photography, scriptwriting, short fiction, illustration, interactive media and animation. - You'll have access to industry-standard practice facilities, including TV/film, radio and photography studios, digital video and audio editing suites, and animation software and hardware. - Our close links to the media industry bring you into regular contact with media professionals. You will have the opportunity to apply for an internship in the media as part of the course. - We regularly host debates and talks by international figures in media and cultural research and the media industry; recent guests have included Danny Boyle, Gurinder Chadha and Noel Clark. - You'll be taught alongside students from all over the world and with diverse cultural experiences that enrich the department and the learning experience. - You'll develop skills that you can use throughout your career whether in the media industries or elsewhere. Our recent graduates are now working as television producers, news readers, editors, journalists etc... Others have gone into a whole range of careers such as research, teaching and law.- We're ranked third in the UK for the quality and impact of our research (Research Excellence Framework), which means that by studying in the department you'll be working alongside academics who are leaders in their fields. Please note the BA Media and Communications only accepts applications for first year entry.

Start Dates

  • 23 September 2019 at Main Site

Goldsmiths, University of London

University League Table Ranking: 62nd

Goldsmiths is constantly exploring, questioning and reshaping the world. As part of the University of London for over 100 years it has a rich academic heritage, but it's constantly building on what it knows. Its innovative degrees and world-leading academics will inspire students to see the world differently....

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Postal Address

Media, Communications and Cultural Studies
Goldsmiths, University of London
Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross
London
SE14 6NW
ENGLAND

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